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Best Asics shoes for Men with patellar tendinitis

Over the past 30 years, Asics has made some of the best running shoes on the market. The Gel-Kayano, Gel-Cumulus, and GT-2000 series have been three of the best selling running shoes on the planet. That's because Asics' long commitment to quality and wear testing has produced shoes that runners get hooked on--and never want to take off.

Patellofemoral pain syndrome, better known as Runner's Knee, is the constant scourge of many runners. Often caused by running where the kneecap rests on the thighbone, the nagging injury can be corrected with the right PT and the right shoes. Proper sneakers can reduce impact of shock, which in turns reduces kneecap stress. It's also important to replace your shoe regularly and, when you find the right shoe that prevents the injury, to stick with it.

Asics GEL-Kayano 18

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Comfort
  • Cushion and weight
  • Price

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with runner's knee/patellar tendinitis.

Asics GEL-Kayano 18

Asics GEL-Nimbus 17

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Medium soft feel
  • Cushioning
  • Breathable

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with shin splints and runner's knee/patellar tendinitis.

Asics GEL-Nimbus 17

Asics Gel-Nimbus 18

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • cushioning
  • Cushion
  • Cushion

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with runner's knee/patellar tendinitis and plantar fascitis.

Asics Gel-Nimbus 18

Asics GT-2170

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Super comfortable and very durable in the padding
  • Cushioning
  • The price

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with IT band syndrome and runner's knee/patellar tendinitis.

Asics GT-2170

Asics GEL-Kayano 21

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Feels like it has good cushioning
  • Stability
  • Comfy

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with shin splints and runner's knee/patellar tendinitis.

Asics GEL-Kayano 21

Asics GEL-Kayano 22

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • cushioning
  • Lots of cushion
  • It prevents stress fractures

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with achilles pain and IT band syndrome.

Asics GEL-Kayano 22

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